HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE: GIFTS FOR HER!
This one’s for the LADIEEEEEZ!!! If you’re wondering what to buy your friend, aunt, cousin, neighbor, mom, sister, or significant other, we have a pretty wonderful selection of gifts for the ladies in your life, including you—wink, wink 😉
EBB & FLOW VASE
Even if we wanted to be more obsessed with this sweet vase, we’re not sure we could!! Created by Eliot, Maine artist Elizabeth Benotti this vase is a play on curves, ebbs, and flows. The texture resembles rippled water while the silhouette enchants and plays well while resting on a shelf. Mix and match glaze colors to create your own story if you would like a custom piece! Pictured here in stain matte glaze.
The elegant reed diffusers from Kennebunkport, Maine-based Sea Love Candles are a lovely flameless and fragrant alternative to traditional candles. They are available in all of Sea Love’s signature fragrances and last approximately six months.
Cold hands. Warm hearts. Knitted by hand by artists in Nepal, these ADORABLE heart mittens will keep chilly fingers warm all winter long, and will surely spread a little love around at the same time! Available online or in-store at MULTIXPLY!
WHITE SAND FRAGRANCE OIL
They say you can take the beach with you everywhere you go, and with Finn & Company’s “White Sand” fragrance oil, we’ve never believed this saying to be more true. It literally smells just like a day at the beach. Sun’s shining at high noon…colorful umbrellas fill the sand…a cool breeze wafts by…you get the picture!
DUSK RADIANCE TREATMENT SERUM
The Dusk Radiance Treatment Serum, AKA the “glow-getter” from Face/Food in Newburyport is a hydrating, oil-based serum full of potent botanical antioxidants! These ingredients, along with the alpha-hydroxy acids, brighten and plump the skin while soothing even the most sensitive of faces. You can use this serum on its own or with your nighttime moisturizer.
NEW CASTLE CLUTCH
Represent New Hampshire’s sweet little island town with Sewcialite’s New Castle Clutch—a new take on a fold-over clutch with woven rope and navy fabric! Can someone say nautical chicness??? All of Sewcialite’s products are made by hand right here on the Seacoast!
THE CLASSIC SHIRT DRESS
Classic. Classy. Comfortable. Casual. Chic. What’s not to love about this washed Italian linen top?? One in every color, please!! Available online or in-store at Studio fourTWELVE.
LIGHT GRAY SWTR
Oh hello #SWEATERWEATHER and welcome back to our wintry wonderland here on the Seacoast! Bundle up in style this holiday season and all winter long with this extra fine merino wool and cashmere sweater from Birch in Portsmouth. The contrasting color blocks and metallic accents add a little bling, don’t you think??
TIEM INDOOR CYCLING SHOES
These spin shoes are a total GAME CHANGER when it comes to indoor cycling—meet TIEM’S Slipstrem Cycling Shoes! With alllll the performance capabilities as cycling shoes, and alllll the padded comfort as your running sneakers, these may just be the comfiest shoes you’ll ever slip on for class. Boston-based. Sold at CycleFierce in black, olive, and neon pink.
FRUIT-INFUSED WATER BOTTLES
If you’re looking to add a few extra cups of water to your daily routine, make it a little fun and fresh with the help of an infused water bottle! Add antioxidants and a natural fruity flavor splash with these reusable water bottles from Southern Maine Skin Company.
BLACK LEATHER CLUTCH
When day turns to night, and casual turns to fancy, where can us ladies look for some stylish and versatile accessories?? Let’s start with Wildwood Oyster Co.’s Black Leather Clutch with a chunky brass zipper!! Part leather. Part suede. 100% Maine-made. Also available in brown!
Do you believe in Santa? In life after love? Might you even go as far as to say you’re a Belieber?? Buttery soft and super cozy, the Believe Sweater from Daisy Trading Company has a perfectly relaxed and comfortable, yet stylish appeal. This versatile sweater is a top-selling product at this York, Maine boutique, so hurry in!
MAINE-MADE POM-POM HAT
Snap on? Snap off? Natural pom pom? Faux pom pom? No pom pom? Pop of color? Neutral color? The choice is all yours with Maine-made Bebo Hats! Using the softest and most luxurious, 100% merino wool yarn, these hats seamlessly blend style and warmth. Handmade in Maine AND washable! There’s so much to love…
APRES SKI SWEATSHIRT
Nighty night mountains and helllloooo aprés ski!! Snuggle up in warmth and mountain-chic style all winter long with this cozy sweatshirt from Salt & Grove. Is it ski season yet???? Available online and in-store.
PAINT BY NUMBER KIT (ft. FRIDA KAHLO)
When was the last time you dove into a paint-by-number activity?? It’s been awhile for us, which is why we were so excited to stumble upon this fun gift idea! Mexican artist Frida Kahlo is front and center in this piece of art with roses in her hair, and the pre-printed background features Mexican folk art design. Available at Yarrow in Kittery, Maine.
ACADIA PASSPORT SLEEVE
Calling all jet setters!! If you’re looking for a stylish travel companion that will remind you of home wherever planes, trains, and automobiles take you, Long Wharf Supply Company’s durable passport sleeve may be just what you need! Made with dry-waxed canvas and Brazilian leather. Available online.
FUR-TRIMMED CASHMERE SWEATER
How about we all get these elegant, 100% cashmere sweaters and wear them around town during the holidays and we can all look really cute together?? This fur-trimmed sweater is perfect for the holiday season! Available in-store at Birch in soft gray and navy.
LINEN DENIM JACKET
Italian linen meets denim, meets sophistication, meets relaxed-casual, meets fashionistaaaaa! A must-have modern, everyday jacket with mandarin collar and those oh-so important pockets make this versatile jacket a multi-win garment in our eyes! Available online and in-store at Studio fourTWELVE.
It’s time to treat your feet to some comfy, cozy slippers!! Warm, cozy, lightweight, and easy to wear, these snoozies from Daisy Trading Co. have a slip-on design, no-skid soles, and sherpa lining for an overall slipper win! See a variety of snoozies at Daisy Trading Co. online or in their York, Maine shop!
A romantic silk fabric blend that will flatter your figure and have you turning heads left and right? Yes please! This holiday-ready blouse is available in deep forest green and snowy white at Birch in Portsmouth, NH.
ROXIE THE REINDEER SCULPTURE
Roxie, the (vegan and gluten-free) Reindeer may not guide Santa’s sleigh, but she is full of chocolatey goodness and brings just as much Christmas joy—if not more! Roxie’s ears, antlers, body, and nose are all made with 68% single origin dark chocolate, and the dark chocolate shell contains enough of La Cascade Du Chocolat’s house-made cocoa mix to make 4-6 cups of rich, delicious, hot cocoa at home! Complete with organic, vegan marshmallows, all you have to do is add hot water or milk! Online orders are accepted, but Roxie must be picked up in-person in Exeter or Newburyport.
BEACH ROSE FRAGRANCE
The “Beach Rose” fragrance from Boston-based Bluehill Fragrances, brings us straight to summer days at the beach! Infused with notes of salt spray, swaying sea grass, sandy dunes, and foamy shores, this beautiful scent summons sensory memories of joyful and relaxed times all year round…